iZumi Bio and Pierian Merge to Form iPierian to Advance Cellular Reprogramming
SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. and BOSTON, July 8 /PRNewswire/ -- iZumi Bio, Inc. and Pierian, Inc. today announced they have merged to form a new company, iPierian, Inc. Building on the iZumi infrastructure and vision, the company is focused on the application of cellular reprogramming to change the...
Barrier Therapeutics to Merge Into Stiefel Laboratories
Acquisition to enhance industry leader's dermatological portfolio
CORAL GABLES, Fla., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Stiefel Laboratories Inc.,
the world's largest independent pharmaceutical company specializing in
dermatology, today announced it has signed a definitive merger agreement,
PacificGMP to Merge With Pacific Biopharma Group and Create Innovative US-Compliant cGMP Contract Biomanufacturing Facility in China
SAN DIEGO, June 18 /PRNewswire/ -- PacificGMP and Pacific Biopharma
Group (PBG) announced that they have signed a definitive merger agreement
and will develop a cGMP (current good manufacturing practices) biologics
contract manufacturing organization (CMO) in Taizhou, China. At
NASDAQ Panel Grants Merge Technologies Additional Time to Regain Compliance
MILWAUKEE, Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Merge
Incorporated, d.b.a. Merge
Healthcare (Nasdaq: MRGE ; TSX: MRG), today
announced that the Company received a written notification from the NASDAQ
Listing Qualifications Panel stating that the panel determined to continue
Sonus Pharmaceuticals and OncoGenex Technologies to Merge
- Combined Company Will Have Three Oncology Products in Clinic -
- Lead Candidate Targets Hormone Refractory Prostate and Non-Small Cell Lung Cancers -
- Conference Call to be Held Wednesday, May 28th, at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time...
RF Pain Management Industry Leaders Cotop International and NeuroTherm, Inc. Agree to Merge
MIDDLETON, Mass., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- We are very proud to
announce that Cotop International has become part of NeuroTherm, Inc.
Outstanding customer service, product reliability, and a global
distribution network contribute to the synergy of the new company resulting
in a more powerful u...
Technology and business merge at UW Burrill Competition
MADISON The seventh annual G. Steven Burrill Technology Business Plan Competition proved to be a fountain of new ideas and student creativity, as 14 teams of University of Wisconsin-Madison students met at Grainger Hall Friday, April 23 to exhibit their business plans to a panel of judges.
Merge Technologies to merge with software company
Technologies Incorporated and Cedara Software Corp. are about to merge
in an all-stock transaction. Both companies develop health-care software, particularly digital medical imaging.
Pending stockholder and regulatory approval, the combined company will set up headquarters...
Tech Digest: network outsourcing; UW astronomy; Merge acquisition
Technologies Incorporated has closed its acquisition of California-based AccuImage Diagnostics Corp . for $6 million in cash. Both companies make medical imaging software.
Milwaukee Johnson Controls has renewed through 2010 its deal to buy managed network and telephone...
Healthcare providers to merge under one name
Milwaukee — Healthcare software provider Merge
eFilm announced it will change its name to Merge
Healthcare, following a merger finalized on June 1 with Cedara Software and eMed Technologies.
The new company will be headquartered in Milwaukee and will be divided into two divisions. Merge...
Cedara acquisition costs hit Merge Technologies numbers
MILWAUKEE - Merge
Technologies, Inc. , a developer and provider of medical imaging and information management software and services, announced its second quarter results Tuesday morning, showing both growth and losses.
Although quarterly revenue was at a record high of $18.8 million, the comp...
Schwartz leaves Merge board; will launch healthcare technology investment fund
West Allis, Wis. -- Merge
Technologies Inc. today announced that Abe Schwartz, former CEO of Cedara Software Corp., has stepped down from the company's board of directors in order to launch a new healthcare technology investment fund. The company does business as Merge
Tech Digest: Inacom; St. Michael's, St. Clare's hospitals; Merge eMed; Advanced Data-Comm; Blue Cross and Blue Shield
I.B.I.S., Inc. of Norcoss, Ga., will offer the Microsoft Education Services of Madison-based Inacom Information Systems in the metro Atlanta area, the two companies announced Tuesday. The I.B.I.S., Inc. / Inacom Education partnership offers a variety of public classes from end user applicat...
Tech Digest: Merge eMed product updates; Renaissance Learning 3rd qtr results Merge
eMed updates eFilm Workstation
Milwaukee, Wis. Merge
eMed , a Merge
Healthcare company and a leading medical imaging software and services company, today announced the release of eFilm Workstation 2.1 and its plug-in Advanced Visualization and Clinical Application software modules. ...
NASDAQ puts Merge on notice again
Milwaukee, Wis. - Merge
Technologies, Inc. has received a written notification from the NASDAQ Stock Market warning that the company's failure to file financial reports for the quarter ending March 31, 2006 would serve as an additional basis for delisting its common stock from NASDAQ.
NASDAQ grants Merge more time for compliance
West Allis, Wis. - Merge
Healthcare has received permission to continue trading company stock while it works to regain compliance with NASDAQ listing standards.
Merge, a developer of medical imaging and information management software and services, received notification that the NASDAQ wil...
Accelerate Madison to merge with Telecommunications Professionals
Madison, Wis. - The Madison Chapter of the Telecommunications Professionals of Wisconsin is consolidating its membership with Accelerate Madison , a networking and business support organization focused on information technology issues.
The organization said the partnership "reflects the incre...
Balance-sheet success leads to hunt for market dominance at Merge
Milwaukee Record earnings may be the least of the news coming from Merge
Technologies Inc., a.k.a Merge
The Milwaukee-based maker of radiology information system (RIS) and picture archiving and communications system (PACS) software for health-care providers reported record fiscal resul...
No word on NASDAQ extension for Merge
West Allis, Wis. - During a conference call with investors, the new executive team at Merge
Healthcare said the company has received no signal from the NASDAQ Stock Market on its request for an extension on the July 7 deadline to file annual reports.
Chairman Michael Dunham, joined by interi...
NASDAQ will continue to list Merge
West Allis, Wis .- Merge
Healthcare has been informed that its stock will continue to be listed on the NASDAQ for the time being, but the company does not know how long its reprieve will last.
The NASDAQ Listing Qualifications Panel made the determination to continue the listing of Merge's...
Pedlar the latest executive to leave Merge
West Allis, Wis. - The exodus continues at Merge
The embattled medical imaging software developer, which does business as Merge
Healthcare, has announced that it received "a written notification from counsel" to Brian E. Pedlar, its interim co-president and co-CEO, and pre...
NASDAQ will continue to list Merge
West Allis, Wis. - Having filed its postponed annual and quarterly earnings reports, Merge
Healthcare will continue to list its common stock on The N asdaq Stock Market .
The company received a written notification from NASDAQ staff on Friday, stating that the stock market's Listing Qualif...
New Report Just Published: World Endoscopy Systems Market Report
...dustry Activity II-46
Olympus Acquires Gyrus ACMI II-46
Fujifilm to merge
Fujinon's Endoscopy Business II-46
McKesson Buys Rosebud Solutions II-4...-48
GI Societies and Olympus Form Partnership II-48
Sopro and Comeg merge
Stryker Acquires Sightline Technologies II-49
Dutch Medical Equipment Producer Nucletron Strengthens Leading Position in Cancer Radiation Therapy Market
... /PRNewswire/ -- Nucletron BV, the
innovative cancer radiation solutions company, today announced the creation
of an exclusive partnership and plan to merge
with sector peer Isodose
Control BV for an undisclosed sum. The two companies, headquartered in
Veenendaal and Ede, the Netherlands, are complementary...
Amylin Pharmaceuticals Announces a New Sales Approach to Better Target the Diabetes Market
.... (Nasdaq: AMLN ) today announced a new approach to sales within the diabetes market. Amylin's existing primary care and specialty sales forces will merge
into a single organization that brings a specialty approach to endocrinologists and diabetes-focused primary care physicians. The changes are expected...
NeoStem Expands Stem Cell Collection Center Network Into New Jersey Led by Leading Plastic Surgeon and Anti-Aging Authority
...ve several physical characteristics that are generally found in embryonic stem cells.
In November 2008, NeoStem signed a definitive agreement to merge
China Biopharmaceuticals Holdings, Inc. (OTCBB: CHBP), a Chinese pharmaceutical company with and into the Company's wholly-owned subsidiary. CHBP ho...
New Brain Fitness Survey Reinforces Importance of Brain Awareness Week
...in Klaus, Chairman of Club One Fitness Centers, adds that "as our population ages the fields of physical fitness and brain fitness will naturally merge
and, as this happens, a whole new field of valued added services will emerge for our members. High quality informational resources such as SharpBrains...
PharmaNet Development Group Gives Notice of Anticipated Fundamental Change and Merger to Holders of Its Convertible Notes
...ver of the conditions set forth in the Merger Agreement, as soon as reasonably practicable after the completion of the Offer, Purchaser is expected to merge
with and into PDGI (the "Merger"), with PDGI continuing as the surviving corporation and a wholly owned subsidiary of Parent. Given that the Offer an...
XTL Biopharmaceuticals Provides Update on Potential Strategic Alternatives
... an update to its December 8, 2008 press release regarding the Company's activities in seeking to acquire potential assets or to identify a company to merge
into or with XTL.
The Company is currently evaluating several merger proposals that have been presented to it by both US and foreign-based compa...
Combating infection of crops by nematodes is soon to improve
... the vascular bundle system and then inject this cell with a cocktail of proteins. The activating influence of these proteins causes the plant cell to merge
with neighboring cells and to start producing food for the nematode. This plant cell − which can become as large as 200 normal plant cells ͨ...
Transcept Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Acceptance for Review of New Drug Application for Intermezzo(R)
...gust 29, 2008, Transcept Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and Novacea, Inc. (Nasdaq: NOVC ) entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Novacea will merge
with Transcept in an all-stock transaction. This communication may be deemed to be solicitation material in respect of the proposed transaction betwe...
Biotechnology Value Fund Delivers Letter to Board of Directors of Avigen, Inc.
...troying merger, that company today trades at a mere 0.09 cents per share - a 99% decline! Avigen's golden parachutes have incentivized management to merge
with any company that will take it. Management would walk away with its $3 million cash windfall; shareholders would get stuck with potentially worth...
XTL Biopharmaceuticals Implements Restructuring Plan
...mployment of 9 employees,
representing 75% of its workforce. The remaining employees will be
responsible for seeking potential assets or a company to merge
into XTL, or
for assisting in the liquidation and/or disposition of XTL's assets.
Some of the statements included...
Replidyne and Cardiovascular Systems Sign Merger Agreement
...(Nasdaq: RDYN ) and Cardiovascular Systems, Inc. (CSI) today
announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under
which CSI will merge
with Replidyne in an all-stock transaction. Under
terms of the agreement, Replidyne will issue new shares of its common stock
to CSI shareholders wher...
Clinical Study of Intermezzo(R) for the Treatment of Middle of the Night Awakening Published in SLEEP
... into a definitive merger
agreement under which, if completed, Novacea will merge
Assuming a close near the end of 2008, the combined company... NOVC ) entered into a definitive merger agreement under which
Novacea will merge
with Transcept in an all-stock transaction. Assuming a
close near the end o...
Nuvelo and ARCA biopharma Announce Merger Agreement Creating Late-Stage Cardiovascular Biotechnology Company
...ue to our stockholders," said Dr. Ted W. Love, chairman and chief
executive officer of Nuvelo. "After thorough review of numerous options, we
chose to merge
with ARCA because it enables us to transform ourselves into
a late-stage company with multiple significant milestones and a near-term
Nano-Bio-Info-Cogno Revolutions to be Explored at Convergence08 Unconference - Forecaster Paul Saffo to Keynote
...es, Convergence08 will bring together an eclectic mix of visionaries, entrepreneurs, scientists, technologists, and independent thinkers in general to merge
their distributed knowledge into an improved view of where the NBIC revolutions are taking us, how to maximize benefits to humanity and the environmen...
Duff & Phelps Acquires Lumin Expert Group To Build Global Intellectual Property Practice
...mizing value for our clients."
Lumin has nine employees and is headquartered in Houston, Texas. Lumin
will operate under the Duff & Phelps brand and merge
with the Duff & Phelps
Dispute and Legal Management Consulting business.
Greg Higgins, head of the Dispute and Legal Management Consulting
SGX Pharmaceuticals Announces Financial Results for the Three and Six Months Ended June 30, 2008
... REM Merger Sub, Inc., a Delaware
corporation and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Lilly ("Merger Sub"). Pursuant
to the Merger Agreement, Merger Sub will merge
with and into SGX (the
"Merger"), with SGX continuing as the surviving corporation and a
wholly-owned subsidiary of Lilly. As a result of the Merger, ...
Leading Lobbying Firm Celebrates Growth and New Name: Troutman Sanders Strategies
...l law firm with more than
650 attorneys and 12 offices in North America, Europe and Asia. In
addition, Troutman Sanders LLP recently announced it will merge
Dixon & Bell LLP, a 100-lawyer firm with offices in Washington, D.C.,
Chicago, San Diego and Orange County, California.
The rapid growth ...